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Field Trips!

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: take groups to places that are interesting and educational. For example, go places affected by our bad habits, places worth preserving, etc.

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102 votes
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More bike racks

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: Install more bike racks around the community so that people have the choice of locking up their bike.

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97 votes
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Utilize local resources

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: make use of resources specific to the area like methane gas from landfills, hydro-electric, solar, wind, biofuels (switchgrass)

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96 votes
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Knowledge

Provide Leadership

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: (government) provide leadership. In order to promote change, someone must lead the way

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96 votes
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Local Governments Lead by Example

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested: Local governments should be the first take steps to commit to cleaner transportation by encourage carpooling, buying alternative fuel vehicles, and encouraging walking and biking.

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93 votes
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Discourage urban sprawl

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: discourage urban sprawl and encourage places where you can walk or bike places. Allowing development further out means that more people will have to drive more.

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85 votes
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Offer Economic incentives

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: incentivize energy efficiency with tools like net metering, tax rebates, or revolving loans

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82 votes
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